‘32nd Annual Exhibition of New Year Prints, ROC’
- Date: Jan. 1 – March 12, 2017
- Venue: National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts
- Address: No. 2 Wuquan West Road Section 1, West District, Taichung City, Taiwan (ROC)
- Website: www.ntmofa.gov.tw
- Commissioned Artist: Jun T. Lai
“32nd Annual Exhibition of New Year Prints, ROC: Good Fortune for the Year of the Rooster” was organized by the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts to showcase winning works of a nationwide competition.
A total of 82 works out of 289 submissions, including two commissioned prints by senior artist Jun T. Lai (賴純純) and professor Chang Po-yen (張栢烟) of the Department of Fine Arts at Tainan University of Technology, were selected for the exhibition.
The submissions this year employed various techniques of printmaking, such as engraving, etching, and digital artmaking. The age range of the participants also ranged from 10 to 71 years old, reflecting the successful promotion of the art of print in Taiwan.
The two commissioned works this year were both made with silkscreen printing. Moreover, the six works that won first prize all present traditional folk culture using a contemporary style.